HONG KONG — Several of Australia's largest cinema operators have combined forces to launch a nationwide cinema information website, Movietimes. The site (www.movietimes.com.au) provides movie, cinema…
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Another studio has exited the digital download biz. Digital software firm Sonic Solutions has acquired CinemaNow, a 9-year-old video download store partially owned by Lionsgate, for a paltry $3…
CinemaNow has signed its fifth studio for download-to-own movies and only its second to put TV shows in the mix. Netco has pacted with Fox to sell permanent copies of its movies for prices ranging…
The Mouse House has finally made its first move into online movie sales. Beginning today, Disney will sell permanent copies of its movies in the homevideo window via online retailer CinemaNow.
Internet video-on-demand company CinemaNow has raised $11 million in a fourth round of funding. CinemaNow is the second biggest online VOD company behind the five-studio joint venture Movielink.
Online independent film distributor CinemaNow.com has inked a seven-figure deal with Microsoft and series A investors Blockbuster and Kipco. Investment is the first Microsoft has made in the Netco.
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Domestic Film DAILY
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Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy1Daily:$1.5M Cumulative:$256.7M Disney -28.55%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles2Daily:$1.1M Cumulative:$149.6M Paramount Pictures -34.60%
If I Stay
If I Stay3Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$19.5M Warner Brothers / New Line -32.20%